Neighborhood Watch

Tealuxe Shutters; Drink Takes a Vacation

Acton: Spicepepper Garden is now serving up Sichuan fare in the former home of Ginger Court at 36 Great Road. [Boston Restaurant Talk]

Back Bay: The Newbury Street Tealuxe is no longer. [Boston Restaurant Talk]
Cuffs’ new cocktail menu features drinks named for police codes, like the 647: Lewd Conduct, a blend of Guinness and vanilla vodka. [Grub Street]

Boston: A Ben & Jerry’s truck will travel the city giving out free scoops from July 28-August 25. Follow it on Twitter for locations. [Grub Street]

Fan Pier: Strega will open a second location at 1 Marina Park Drive in late August. [Grub Street]

Fort Point: Drink will be closed until July 27 so the bartenders can attend Taste of the Cocktail in New Orleans. [Facebook]

Government Center: Aquitaine bartender Matt Coughlin will go up against Noir’s Sabrina Kershaw in Woodward’s monthly Cocktail War. Admission is free and includes complimentary hors d’oeuvres, but you have to pay for your own drinks. [Grub Street]

Inman Square: Ole Mexican Grill’s Jose Ramos will teach cooking classes at 11 a.m. on July 24 and August 14. $65 pays your tuition with a free margarita to boot. [Grub Street]

Medford: Mexican chain Margaritas will hold a grand opening celebration on Monday, July 26 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 75 Station Landing. [Grub Street]

Theater District: Fleming’s Steakhouse is offering a Maine seafood and lobster boil for two for $99 from now through August 15. [Grub Street]

Tealuxe Shutters; Drink Takes a Vacation